The National Hockey League’s four divisions will now be known as the Pacific, Central, Metropolitan and Atlantic as part of realignment for the 2013-14 season.
New Jersey Devils forward Ilya Kovalchuk said he is retiring from the National Hockey League after 11 seasons to return home to Russia.
The National Hockey League is returning to Winnipeg.
Atlanta Thrashers goalie Ondrej Pavelec was awake and alert after being taken off the ice on a stretcher during the National Hockey League team’s season opener.
The sale of the Atlanta Thrashers to a group that would move the National Hockey League team to Winnipeg may be completed tomorrow, the Washington Post reported.
Atlanta Thrashers goalie Ondrej Pavelec was kept overnight in a hospital for further tests after being taken off the ice on a stretcher during the National Hockey League team’s season opener.
A potential agreement to move the National Hockey League’s Atlanta Thrashers to Winnipeg, Manitoba, hasn’t been confirmed, said Sam Katz, the Canadian city’s mayor.
The Atlanta Thrashers signed General Manager Rick Dudley to a four-year contract extension, solidifying the National Hockey League team’s front office as it seeks a new owner.
In the 93-year history of the National Hockey League, no team has looked like this year’s Atlanta Thrashers.
The Atlanta Thrashers will move to Canada after being sold to Winnipeg, Manitoba-based True North Sports & Entertainment , leaving Georgia’s capital city without a National Hockey League team for the second time.